Summary ´ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ↠ Anthony SnodgrassInarguably the go to book on the material ecord for Ancient Greek military history It s dated but I don t think this
detracts at all from the book Snodgrass discussion of the development of euipmentat all from the book Snodgrass discussion of the development of euipment Omnibus Films regional variance and the practical applications of Ancient Greek militaria from the *archaic period the Hellenistic Age is cogentelevant and evelatory The book is lively and engaging and is *period through the Age is cogent elevant and evelatory The book is lively and engaging and is at odds to discussion of ancient warfare that com. In Arms and Armor of the Greeks A M Snodgrass uses literary archaeological and artistic evidence to piece together a picture of ancient Greek armory from the Es from largely literary sources *THIS DISSONANCE UNDERSCORES TO IMPORTANCE OF *dissonance underscores to importance of at ALL the evidence Worth your time This book is an overview of ancient Greek warfare that expands on Snodgrass s earlier PhD dissertation published in 1964 as Early Greek Armour and Weapons Even after nearly 50 years that book is still the starting point when it comes to studying Early Greek arms and armour Later books have expanded upon Snodgrass s work especially with. Ycenaean period through the campaigns of Alexander The Great Ancient Greece Great Ancient Greece neither populous nor ich in natural esources Snodgrass explains
SO IT IS REMA.it is ema. The ongoing publication of excavation esults from sites such as Olympia and
THE CONTINUED APPEARANCE OF NEW SYNTHESEScontinued appearance of new syntheses despite all this it has withstood the test of time It is a pity that to the best of my knowledge the book has never been *reprinted but copies of it should be available in any half decent academic library This *but copies of it should be available in any half decent academic library This builds on that foundation and is ecommended eading to anyone wishing to familiarize themselves with ancient Greek warfare. Rkable that the Greeks succeeded in battle as often as they did A NEW AFTERWORD WRITTEN FOR THIS EDITION COMMENTS ON new afterword written for this edition comments on esearch and discoveries in the fie.